With the series on the line, Williamson's absence might hurt the Kiwis.
While New Zealand required a blistering knock, the New Zealand skipper is facing lot of flak on social media for playing a slow innings.
The India tour of New Zealand will have 3 T20Is followed by 3 ODIs.
Finch made his ODI debut in 2013 and has amassed a total of 5041 runs with 17 centuries.
Tom Latham is leading New Zealand after Kane Williamson tested positive for COVID-19.
Williamson took a Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) as he felt some minor symptoms on Thursday.
The 31-year-old posted a picture of the newborn on his Instagram account with the caption, “Welcome to the whānau little man!”
While there were a few who shone in their respective franchise colours, some big names in the cash-rich league failed to perform in this edition of the tournament.
Hyderabad registered a much-needed win on Tuesday evening against Mumbai Indians and remains in the playoff race.
The Aussie batter shared a selfie with Williamson on Instagram after the game.
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